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Balcony Stateroom Cabins 27 Reviews
Oceanview staterooms with balconies provide more space than other staterooms, with up to 285 square feet. Features two twin beds that make up into a queen-size bed, and a bathroom with shower.
Balcony Stateroom (BC)
Balcony Stateroom (BC)

Cabin Rating

A307 Covered Balcony
Close to stairs and elevators but not heard from cabin
Stable, quiet. No noise from above.
Close to Neptune's pool (two decks up)
Only noise was night before disembarkation because luggage elevators were across hall from our cabin. Noise stopped around midnight.

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A308 is opposite a crew space but not a great problem. We did get an early wake up call which we assumed was the gangplank being thrown out - shook the bed!  Read entire member review.

A427 - mid-ship, nice balcony, convenient to everything, great closet

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A436- starboard side- good midship location, close to elevators but not noisy, small bathroom, fantastic storage space, no noise above or below, suitable for families had upper berth  Read entire member review.
Princess vs HAL by powderhorn
The cabin is typical of a balcony cabin across the Princess fleet. The shower is quite small, but the arrangement of the closet makes it easy to get at your things. The beds are not as comfortable as HAL, but ok. We like the idea that the door to the balcony is a conventional sliding door which can be left ajar to enjoy the fresh air while sleeping.  Read entire member review.
Good location - very quiet and overlooks cabin balcony's below.  Read entire member review.
Lots of closet space Small shower  Read entire member review.

Very comfortable room in good repair. Adequate closet and storage. Decent television programming that stood up well on a Transatlantic. The shelf area added in the shower to hold the shampoo dispenser was a good addition. We could hang razors there. Caribe Deck balconies are large. They have both open and shaded areas. The privacy partitions are effective wind breaks.

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Great cabin and location in center of ship. Veranda was extra large probably because stateroom has bunk beds in the ceiling. Plenty of storage space and nice layout. Only complaint is that it was too warm and we had to leave the slider open at night.  Read entire member review.
C635. Great balcony. Big, lots of chairs. Confusing shower, water taps. Small shower. Location on ship good for access to things elsewhere. Service in the room good. Nothing mechanicaly wrong in the room.  Read entire member review.
Great location, small room, large balcony, tiny bathroom.  Read entire member review.
Good Cruise! by georgiavol
Sorry, but we can't give away our secrets!!!  Read entire member review.
Thanksgiving 2008 by mainelycarib
The rooms are typical cruise rooms in terms of size. I will give a slight nod to Princess for how the closet is kind of separated from the rest of the room. It runs perpendicular to the rest of the room so that it has it's own little entry way, which is also shared by the bathroom. Makes you feel like the main room is really a living room with bathroom and closet separate. We've heard Princess mattresses are kinda' hard. We agree! Like the flat screen tvs, but no access to ship board account to keep track of expenses. Very clean!  Read entire member review.
Disappointing by Spa Cruisers
Very quiet, nice balcony.  Read entire member review.

Our room was a balcony, forward on deck 14. I like these “out of the way” cabins. No foot traffic. So the only people in our area were other guests that went there on purpose. The room itself is designed well. The “closet” – no doors, hence the quotes – is positioned fore to aft so that it separates the bathroom from the bed. Great design to keep the noise out of the bed area. One can go to the bathroom and get dressed without lighting up the whole room. Balcony was plenty big enough for two chairs and a small table.

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I loved being on deck 14 because deck 15 sheltered our balcony. The lower decks stuck out form the sides of the ship so they were not sheltered and we could look down onto those balconies. I also loved being far forward because I could look onto the cantilevered port side of the bridge.  Read entire member review.
Fantastic cruise by Pooh ear
Riviera 238 port-side, deck 14, lovely balcony. Could see bridge well (Captain used to wave to us occasionally) very quiet, no disturbance. Queen bed, lots of wardrobe space and hangers, fridge etc. excellent quality fittings and fixtures.  Read entire member review.
Perfect room location. Tiny shower, large closet for hanging clothes.  Read entire member review.
Just OK by rhy930
Great cabin, of course, I was alone in an accessible cabin. Tons of space, Closet big enough for 2. I didn't use an entire chest of drawers. Bathroom excellent.  Read entire member review.
R701. This room is directly below the Horizon Cafe and next to the fire doors, as a result you hear carts all night long as the wait staff moves them and the wheels hit the steel bar on the ground that seal the fire door when it closes. On the other hand you go up one flight and boom you're at the buffet. As a result I can't recommend this room at all, move two or three towards the back and it could be much better.  Read entire member review.
we were on caribe deck room 601. right in the middle. had a balcony. was quiet except for day we were on princess cays. we heard them hoisting and lowering the tender boats to the water. but that was the only downside. was smooth and didn't rock much on the times we had some rough seas.  Read entire member review.
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